For an injury to be covered by workers’ compensation, it needs to have occurred while you were doing something on behalf of your employer. This could include working at your regular job site, traveling to another job site, or attending an official company-sponsored event such as a holiday party for all employees.
Specific categories of injuries covered by workers’ compensation in New York include:
Although a wide range of conditions qualify for workers’ compensation benefits, getting access to the benefits you deserve is not always easy. Working with an experienced workers’ compensation attorney ensures that you have someone available to advocate for your interests throughout the process. Contact O’Connor Law today to schedule a free, no-obligation initial consultation.